From gallery openings to theatre productions, sing-alongs and beyond, we host a variety of events at the downtown Arts Center and other venues in town. 

Check back for ongoing updates! 

High School - Middle School Annual Art Show Opens - February 14. STEWART GALLERY
Soft opening, no reception. Stay tuned for information about closing reception in March.

High School / Middle School Art Show Closing Reception - March 7, 5-6pm. STEWART GALLERY
Closing reception with light snacks.

Contra Dance - March 8, 7:30pm. ARTS CENTER
Co-sponsored by the Grinnell College Music Department, this fun community event will feature live music from the band Euphor.

Vox Feminae - March 9, 7pm. THE STEW
Grinnell’s own women’s acapella chorus will perform a variety of music from across the ages! A lively and casual event with snacks and beverages.

The Importance of Being Earnest - March 14, 15, 16, & 17. THE LOFT THEATRE
Grinnell Community Theatre presents this Oscar Wilde classic, directed by Sandy Moffett. Thurs-Sat shows start at 7:30pm, Sun show starts at 2:00pm.


AUDITIONS - Little Shop of Horrors: April 6, 10am-12pm & 1-3pm; callbacks April 7, 3-5pm. GRINNELL HIGH SCHOOL Performances July 11-14. Eight speaking roles plus ensemble. If unable to attend audition or for more information, email mike.hunter@grinnell-k12.org.

AUDITIONS - Beauty and the Beast, Jr.: April 13, 10am-12pm & 1-3pm. GRINNELL ARTS CENTER Must enroll in Summer Musical Theater Camp. Camp runs weekdays June 10-28, 1-4pm, with performances June 27-30. Ages: must have completed 2nd through 8th grade. Fee: $100; scholarship funds available. Around 20 speaking roles plus ensemble. If unable to attend audition, please email tom.lacina@gmail.com or darcy.dawson@grinnellbank.com.